Folder DC 030/1/11 - Articles, reviews and features

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Articles, reviews and features


  • 1991 (Creation)

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Articles written for The Glasgow Herald unless otherwise stated.

Hand written and typed draft copies of around 100 articles of 500-1500 word length, by Clare Henry for The Glasgow Herald, January-December 1991 with weekly Monday, Friday and some weekend features. Articles also written for Art Review, Time Out, Museums Journal, Art Line, Portfolio and Galleries Magazine covering visual art exhibitions in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Stornoway, St Andrews, Kirkcudbright, Ayr and Scottish regions. During the year Henry also covers art in Budapest, Rome and Germany.

Some reviews focus on reviews of exhibitions in London at Scottish Gallery London, Marlborough Fine Art London, Royal Academy, Serpentine, Saatchi Gallery, Flowers, Art 91 and Tate. A number of the Scottish reviews are for exhibitions at former galleries: Main Fine Arts Studio Gallery Gibson Street, New 57 Gallery, 369 Gallery, Glasgow’s Glasgow, ASH Gallery Edinburgh, JD Kelly Gallery, Barbizon Gallery Glasgow. The reviews also cover galleries: The Third Eye Centre, Compass Gallery, Edinburgh Printmakers Workshop, Fruitmarket Edinburgh, Mercury Gallery, Talbot Rice, Graeme Murray Fine Art and Streetlevel Glasgow, McLellan Galleries, Tramway, Kelvingrove (also known as Glasgow Art Gallery), National Gallery of Modern Art Edinburgh, Royal Scottish Academy, People’s Palace Glasgow and Hunterian Gallery Glasgow and artist led galleries: WASPS, Collective Edinburgh, Project Ability and Transmission.

During this period Henry gives more context and opinion facts and figures on Glasgow after 1990 Capital of Culture and its bid for Capital of Art 1996. Other feature and perspective pieces include: the closure of Fruitmarket Gallery Edinburgh, Director of Visual Arts Glasgow post, Julian Spalding acquisition for new Art for Kelvingrove, Tribal Shields, Knoedler Gallery London, an open letter to SAC director regarding 369 Gallery Edinburgh closure, WASPS closure rumours, Scottish Visual Arts Crisis and Scottish Arts Council, Resignation of The Glasgow School of Art Director John Whiteman, Third Eye Centre bankruptcy, Glasgow Milestones.

The exhibitions covered are solo shows, by artists June Redfern, The Boyle Family, Stanley Spencer, Elspeth Lamb, George Wyllie, Hamish Macdonald, Adrian Wiszniewski, Eduardo Paolozzi, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Jo Spence, Joyce Cairns, Ken Currie, Anthony Caro, Cathie Wilkes, Peter Howson and David Mach and group shows for Royal Glasgow Institute, Glasgow Group Points East, New Beginnings Season and Scottish Arts Council touring bus. Mayfest, the Edinburgh Festival, Windfall and New Beginnings Season are covered in detail. Also includes: correspondence and delegate information for Points East conference Glasgow, National Art Collections Fund Saved for Scotland exhibition press information, Glasgow 1990 Statistics Fact Sheet, British School in Rome Visit, Scottish Tourist Board strategy planning, New Art in Scotland exhibition planning and selection minutes and notes, invitation to the wedding of Angela Wrapson and George Kerevan, correspondence with Robert Johnston, notes from Chelsea Arts Club debate on Art as Goods or Ideas, correspondence with Chelsea Art Club, correspondence from Mark Fisher MP.

Also included are catalogue essay commissions for David Toner at Gatehouse Gallery and Chelsea Arts Club Centenary.

  • 3 Jan (Herald Feature) Clare Henry Oscars of 1990
  • Jan (Art Review Letter from Scotland) Glasgow 1990
  • 11 Jan The Scottish Lithograph, Glasgow Print Studios, Turner Watercolours, National Gallery of Scotland Edinburgh, William Jackson, Scottish Gallery London
  • 13 Jan (Herald news feature) Fruitmarket closure announced
  • 13 Jan (for Galleries Magazine) Glasgow 1990
  • 18 Jan Rosemary Beaton, Art from Billiard Room Glasgow, Wishful Thinking, Jacqueline Donachie, Karen Vaughn, Transmission Gallery Glasgow, Rogelio Lopez Cuneca, Graeme Murray Fine Art Edinburgh, William Fergusson, Torrance Gallery Edinburgh, Vivien Alexander, Edinburgh City Art Centre, Christine McArthur, Fine Art Society Edinburgh, Steve Buch, Scottish Gallery Edinburgh
  • Jan (Art Review Letter from Scotland) New Scottish Photography, National Gallery of Scotland Edinburgh, Bert Hardy, Portfolio Gallery Edinburgh, An Economy of Signs, Sunil Gupta, Collins Gallery Glasgow
  • 25 Jan Bert Hardy, Portfolio Gallery Edinburgh, An Economy of Signs, Sunil Gupta, Collins Gallery Glasgow, Jon Schueler, Scottish Gallery Edinburgh, Rob Maclaurin, Fruitmarket Gallery Edinburgh, Scottish Contemporary Colourists, 90s Gallery Edinburgh, Art 91, London
  • 26 Jan (Herald Feature) Stanley Spencer, Barbican Gallery London, Kelvingrove Gallery Glasgow, Jock McFadyen, Imperial War Museum London
  • 29 Jan Glasgow securing post of Visual Arts Director post Glasgow 1990
  • Feb (Art Review Letter from Scotland) State of galleries in Edinburgh and Director of Visual Arts Glasgow Post
  • 1 Feb Printmaking & Environmental Art, The Glasgow School of Art, Barclays Young Artists Award, Serpentine London, Raymond Moore, Street Level Glasgow, Gary Winogrand, Hayward Gallery London, Hugh Collins, 369 Gallery Edinburgh, New talent, 369 Gallery Edinburgh, Andrew Walker, 369 Gallery London
  • 8 Feb Royal Society of Watercolour Artists, Royal Scottish Academy Edinburgh, Sir William Gillies, Royal Scottish Academy Edinburgh, Louise Johnstone, Open Eye Gallery Edinburgh, Bernie, Lawson & Milne, Edinburgh Printmaker, Van Gogh to Picasso, National Gallery, London, Tessa Jackson leaves for Arnolfini
  • 15 Feb (Herald Feature) Julian Spalding, acquisition for new Art for Kelvingrove
  • 22 Feb Kate Whiteford, Crawford Centre St. Andrews, June Redfern, Compass Gallery Glasgow, Peter Howson, Flowers East London, Henry Rogers, Anna Bornholt Gallery London, Graeme Todd, Gruzelier Contemporary Art London
  • 1 Mar (Herald Friday Feature) Liz Rideal, Portfolio Gallery Edinburgh, Drawing Biennial, Paisley Art Gallery, Leslie Hunter, John Bryne, William Hardie Fine Art Glasgow, Adrian Wiszniewski, Kelvingrove Gallery Glasgow, WASPS and CALA, Edinburgh College of Art
  • 15 Mar Fine Art Photography Department, The Glasgow School of Art, Ross Sinclair, Stills Edinburgh, Living Room, Claire Barclay, Charlotte Moerker, Alfio Bonanno, Belhaven Terrace, Alan Johnston, Transmission Gallery Glasgow, Penny Roberts, Craig Wood, Third Eye Centre Glasgow, Tingaud Portraits of Chefs, French Institute Edinburgh, Alex Gardner, Gatehouse Gallery Glasgow
  • 18 Mar Peacock Printmakers, Gulacy Gallery Budapest, Hungarian Art Academy
  • 29 Mar John Taylor, Glasgow Print Studios, Christine Ironside, Barclay Lennie Fine Art Glasgow, Prints in Progress, Art from the Billiard Room, Jock MacFadyen, William Jackson Gallery London, Jacki Parry, The Glasgow School of Art, Paul Fleming, Compass Gallery Glasgow, National Art Collection Fund Awards, Kate Whiteford, David Mach, Arthur Watson, Tribal Shiels, Knoedler Gallery London
  • 30 Mar Open letter to SAC director regarding 369 Gallery Edinburgh closure
  • Apr (Art Review) Budapest and Romania, Merylin Smith
  • 5 Apr Andre Derain, National Gallery of Modern Art Edinburgh, Without Reality, Graeme Murray Fine Art Glasgow, Geoff Macewan, Edinburgh Printmakers, Japanese woodcuts, David Evans, Open Eye Gallery Edinburgh, Photography, Gracefield Gallery Dumfries
  • 12 Apr Susan Hiller, Third Eye Centre Glasgow, Joe Fan, Compass Gallery Glasgow, Quidenham Artists, Eyre Hall Glasgow, Interactive Earth, Fruitmarket Gallery Edinburgh, Photography, Gracefeild Gallery Dumfries
  • 19 Apr Margaret Morris, Gerber Fine Art Glasgow, Tommy Lydon, Third Eye Centre Glasgow, Andrea Tana, William Hardie Gallery, Buhrle Collection, Royal Academy London
  • 21 Apr WASPS closure rumours, Tom Laurie, Linda Galbraith
  • 26 Apr Stanley Spencer, Kelvingrove Gallery Glasgow, Andrew Cross, 90s Gallery Glasgow, Stephen Boyd, Lawrence North, Hillhead Library Glasgow, Masson, Miro and Picasso, Anna Bornholt Gallery London
  • May (for catalogue) Gatehouse Gallery, David Toner
  • May (Art Review) Edinburgh Problems and Glasgow Mayfest Promise
  • May (for Artline) Scottish Art in Crisis Edinburgh, Union of Art Workers, Scottish Arts Council
  • 3 May (Herald Friday Feature) Bid for 1996 Art Capital, Lesley Banks, Compass Gallery Glasgow, Lesley Main, Main Fine Art Glasgow, Terry Brodie-Smith Collection, Edinburgh
  • 4 May (for catalogue) Elspeth Lamb
  • 6 May (Herald Feature) Bid for 1996 Art Capital
  • 7 May (Museums Journal) Edinburgh Galleries Crisis
  • 10 May (Herald Friday Feature) Bid for 1996 Art Capital, John Bellany, William Hardie Fine Art Glasgow, George Wyllie, Third Eye Centre Glasgow, David Toner, Gatehouse Gallery Glasgow, ASH Gallery 1st Birthday, Jane Dukes, Lorraine Turley, Romania Edinburgh
  • 13 May (Herald Feature) Scottish Visual Arts Crisis and Scottish Arts Council
  • 15 May (Art Review) Scottish Arts Council Crisis and Art Charter
  • 20 May Notes for BBC, Scottish Arts Crisis
  • 20 May (Museums Journal) Edinburgh Galleries Crisis update
  • 17 May (Herald Friday Feature) Mayfest Out of Order, McLellan Galleries Glasgow, Rainer Fetting, Glasgow Print Studio, Jim MacDonald, Cormun Gallery Glasgow, Duncan Shanks, Fine Art Society Glasgow, Matt McCurdy, Collins Gallery Glasgow, Two by Twelve, Hughson Gallery Edinburgh, Joyce Cairns, Talbot Rice Edinburgh, Matt Inglis, 369 Gallery Edinburgh, David Martin, Kingfisher Gallery Edinburgh
  • 25 May JD Fergusson, Barbara Rae, David Waterson, Perth Art Gallery, Frances Walker, Crawford Art Centre St Andrews, Ceramic Tiles, Art from Billiard Room Glasgow, Jane Brettle, Street level Glasgow, Victor Passmore, Serpentine Gallery London, Peter White, Scottish Gallery Edinburgh, Jackie Marno, Basils Café, Jim Powers, Phil Powers, Alan Dunn, Bellgrove station
  • 31 May Hong Song Dam, Kelvingrove Gallery Glasgow, French Prints, Hunterian Gallery Glasgow, Peacock Printmakers publications, Aberdeen, David Waterston, Perth Art Gallery, Hamish Macdonald, Annan Gallery Glasgow , Richard Wilson, Cindy Sherman, Richard Artschwager, Saatchi Gallery London
  • May (Art Review) Gerard Morris, Agnews Gallery London
  • Jun (Art Review) Rome and London, British School in Rome, Nicola Petrie, David Leverett, Sam Crabtree, Christopher Nurse, Boyle Family, Will Maclean, Runkel Hue Williams Gallery London
  • Jun (for Galleries Magazine) Boyle Family, Runkel Hue Williams Gallery London
  • Jun (Art Review) Royal College of Art Fine Art Degree Show
  • 7 Jun Mostra Contrappunt, British School in Rome, Janis Kounellis, Peone, Gallerie dell’Oca Rome, Will Maclean, Runkel Hue Williams London, Royal College of Art Fine Art Degree Show, Elizabeth Blackadder, Mercury Gallery London, Elspeth Lamb, Conservation Management London, 369 Gallery Edinburgh saved
  • 7 Jun (Herald news feature) 369 Gallery Edinburgh saved
  • 14 Jun Joe Davie, Glasgow Print Studios, Burns Beuys and Beyond, Alan Bold, Maclaurin Ayr, Boyle Family, Runkel Hue Williams Gallery London, Andrei Puncuh, *14*3 Old Church St London, Janis Kounellis, Peone, Gallerie dell’Oca Rome, Esdaile Hudson, Harbour Gallery Kirkcudbright
  • 18 Jun (Museums Journal) Third Eye Centre bankruptcy
  • 21 Jun Dundee Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art Degree Show, Pringle and Fergusson, Ewan Mundy Fine Art, Bet Low, Frances Walker, Frances Pelly, Fine Art Society Glasgow, Rosemary Beaton, Art from the Billiard Room Glasgow, Glasgow Society of Women Artists, Christies’ Glasgow
  • 28 Jun Kunst Europa, Germany
  • Jul (Art Review) Scottish Gallery Crisis, Third Eye Centre Glasgow bankrupt, 369 Gallery Edinburgh reopening
  • Jul (Art Review) Kunst Europa, Germany, Victor Sloan, Locky Morris, David Mach
  • 5 Jul (Herald Friday Feature) Glasgow Milestones Sculpture Project, Doug Cocker, Drumchapel Community Organisations Council, Glasgow Airport, British Airways, The Glasgow School of Art, BT Young Contemporaries, Third Eye Centre Glasgow, Carol Ann Sutherland, Mercury Gallery London, RA Annual Show, Sackler Galleries, Fauve Landscape, Royal Academy London, Ron O’Donnell, McLellan Galleries Glasgow
  • 10 Jul (Galleries Magazine) Carol Ann Sutherland, Mercury Gallery London
  • 12 Jul Ginkiln Sculpture, Henry Moore, Greywalls Garden Exhibition, Gullane, Avant Garden, Royal Botanics Edinburgh, Richard Long, Hamish Fulton, Hayward Gallery, Serpentine Gallery London
  • Jul (National Art Collections) Glasgow Cultural Capital of Europe 1990 Facts and Figures
  • Jul (Art Review) Edinburgh Festival, Ian Hamilton Findlay, Windfall, Broomlielaw Glasgow, Douglas Gordon, Christine Borland
  • 19 Jul Windfall, Broomlielaw Glasgow, Virtue and Vision, Royal Scottish Academy Edinburgh, Channel Four, Art is Dead Long Live Television, Muriel Gray, Temporary Duration, Elise Parre, Gianni Piacentini, Charlotte Moerker, Transmission Gallery Glasgow, Sibylle von Halem, Karen Forbes, Glasgow Print Studios, Dumfries & Galloway Fine Art Society, Gracefield Dumfries, Eduardo Paolozzi, Edinburgh Leith Walk
  • 24 Jul Glasgow Bid for City of Art 1996
  • 26 Jul Pentagonale Plus, Richard Demarco Gallery, Gianni de Michaelis, Eduardo Paolozzi, Edinburgh Leith Walk, Edinburgh Printmakers, Scottish Sculpture Trust, Max Ernst, Ludwig Museum Cologne, Heatheryford Gallery Kinross, Kimberly Pittman, Craig Wood, Interim Art London, Bruce McLean, William Jackson London, Adrian Wiszniewski, Aberdeen Art Gallery
  • 27 Jul Edinburgh Festival, Pentagonale Plus, Richard Demarco Gallery, Gianni de Michaelis, Eduardo Paolozzi, Edinburgh Leith Walk, Windfall, Broomlielaw Glasgow
  • 2 Aug Windfall, Broomlielaw Glasgow, Jens Heise, Sylvie Reynaud, Boris Achour, Claire Barclay, Blan Ryan, Nathan Coley, Julie Roberts
  • 8 Aug (for Herald Edinburgh Festival Colour supplement) Redoute Roses, Royal Botanics Edinburgh, Lesley Main, Malcolm Innes Gallery Edinburgh, Virtue and Vision, National Gallery of Scotland Royal Scottish Academy, Michael Andrews, National Gallery of Modern Art, Saved for Scotland, National Art Collections Fund, National Gallery, Pentagonale Plus, Richard Demarco Gallery, Gianni de Michaelis, Arthur Tress, Portfolio Gallery, The Art of Jewellery, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Fruitmarket, Off-Centre, 369 Gallery Edinburgh, Marc Chagall, Edinburgh Printmakers, E.A. Taylor, Forrest McKay Gallery, Edith Simon, Student Centre, James Fullerton, Flying Colours Gallery, Marj Bond, Open Eye Gallery
  • 9 Aug Pentagonale Plus, Richard Demarco Gallery, Gianni de Michaelis, Mary Queen of Scots A Feminist Tradition, Ash Gallery, Helen Flockhart, Annie Cattrell, Arthur Tress, Portfolio Gallery, Virtue and Vision, National Gallery of Scotland Royal Scottish Academy
  • Aug Brian McMaster, Edinburgh Festival Director, Michael Andrews, National Gallery of Modern Art
  • 14 Aug Virtue and Vision, National Gallery of Scotland Royal Scottish Academy, The Art of Jewellery, Scottish National Portrait Gallery
  • 20 Aug Ian Hamilton Finlay, Fruitmarket Gallery Edinburgh
  • 21 Aug Arthur Tress, Portfolio Gallery, Restless Shadows, Edinburgh College of Art, James Giles, Royal Scottish Academy Edinburgh, David Murray Smith, Calton Gallery Edinburgh
  • Sep (Art Review) Third Eye Centre Glasgow insolvency, Glasgow School of Art Director resignation
  • Sep (Art Review) Vuillard, William Hardie Gallery Glasgow, Belinda Thomson
  • 2 Sep Edinburgh Festival Round, Golden Screens, Royal Museum of Scotland, Zen Hamano and Ryu, Talbot Rice Gallery, Off-Centre, 369 Gallery Edinburgh, Collective Gallery Members show, Arthur Tress, Portfolio Gallery, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Fruitmarket Gallery Edinburgh, Redoute Roses, Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh, The Art of Jewellery, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Durer to Picasso, Open Eye Gallery, Marc Chagall, Edinburgh Printmakers, William Gillies, Bourne Fine Art, E.A. Taylor, Forrest McKay Gallery, Kantor, George Oliver, The Shore Gallery Leith, RSA Sculptors George Wyllie, Joan Renton, Jack Vettriano, Solstice Gallery, Meg Walker, The Shore Gallery Leith, Eugenio Carmi, Italian Institute, Charles Megre, French Institute
  • 6 Sep Ian Hamilton Finlay, Fruitmarket Gallery Edinburgh
  • 7 Sep (Herald news feature) Resignation of The Glasgow School of Art Director John Whiteman
  • 13 Sep (Herald feature) John Whiteman interview
  • 13 Sep Scottish Arts Council Bus, Virtual Realities, Susan Christie, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Anthony Gormley, The Boyle Family, Gregg McGee, Compass Gallery Glasgow, Barry Atherton, Stan Bell, Jimmy Cosgrove, Pete Bevan, The Glasgow School of Art, Valerie Pragnell, Collins Gallery Glasgow, Brian Jenkins, Kelvingrove Museum Glasgow, Doors open day, Japanese printmakers, Glasgow Print Studio, Heatheryford Art Gallery Kinross
  • 14 Sep (Herald Weekender) Vuillard, Kelvingrove Museum Glasgow
  • 18 Sep (for Woman’s Page) Vuillard and women
  • 20 Sep Magnum Photography, McLellan Galleries Glasgow, Jo Spence, Transmission Gallery Glasgow, Mary Cooper, Iain Stewart, Street Level Glasgow, Doors Open day, Annie Cattrell, Project Ability Albion
  • 21 Sep (for Artline) Resignation of Glasgow School of Art Director John Whiteman
  • Sep (for Artline) Third Eye Centre bankruptcy facts and questions
  • 27 Sep Percent for Art Scheme, Callendar Park, Falkirk Ithica Estates, The Glasgow School of Art, Jim Harvey, Malcolm Jamieson, Glasgow Society of Women Artists, Mitchell Library, Japanese Prints, Barclay Lennie Fine Art, Group 81, JD Kelly Gallery Glasgow, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Scotland Street School
  • Oct (for Galleries Magazine) William Littlejohn
  • Oct (Art Review) Percent for Art Scheme, Callendar Park, Glasgow Milestones, Jim Buckley, Tramway reopening
  • 4 Oct Glasgow University Fine Art Department problems, The Nude, Hunterian Gallery Glasgow, Martin Hopkinson, Glasgow Milestones, Jim Buckley, Joyce Cairns, Odette Gilbert Gallery London
  • 11 Oct Bill McNamara, Blair Anderson, Compass Gallery Glasgow, Claire Harrigan, Paul Spence, Gatehouse Gallery, Janka Malkowska, Mark Dixon, Ruth Greer, Rob Mulholland, Glasgow Print Studios, Ken Currie, London Riverside, RAAB Gallery, BBC Gaelic animation films
  • Oct (Art Review) British Library Art Crisis
  • 18 Oct (Art Review) Anthony Caro, Tate Gallery London
  • 18 Oct (Herald Friday Feature) Scots in London, Japan and Britain 1850-1930, Barbican Centre London, Callum Innes, Frith Street Gallery London, Henry Kondracki, William Jackson Gallery Cork Street, Jock McFadyen, Imperial War Museum London, George Devlin, Portland Gallery London, Barry Atherton, New Academy Gallery London, Crawford Adamson, Jill George Gallery, James Giles, Fine Art Society, William Turnbull, Waddintons Gallery, 369 Gallery Edinburgh, Moscow Art Fair
  • Oct (for Museums Journal) Third Eye Centre Closure
  • Oct (for Portfolio) Kunst Europa
  • 25 Oct Scottish Society of Artists 100th Birthday, Royal Scottish Society of Artists, Frances Pelly, Glasgow Concert Hall, Anthony Caro, Tate Gallery London, Scottish Haiku, Gill Tyson, W & J Burness Edinburgh, Cathy Wilkes, Transmission Gallery Glasgow, Gavin Snape, Annette Edgar, 369 Gallery Edinburgh, Ian Howard, Fine Art Society Edinburgh, Harry Magee, Glasgow Print Studios, Brenda Lenaghan, Duncan Campbell London
  • 28 Oct David Mach, London Euston Station
  • Nov (for World of Interiors) Vuillard
  • 1 Nov (Herald Fridays Feature) John Halliday, Kirkcudbright Town Hall, Margot Sandeman, Lillie Gallery Milngavie, Elspeth Harrigan, Kelvingrove Gallery Glasgow, Garnethill new park Glasgow, Ian Howard, Fine Art Society Edinburgh, Brenda Lenaghan, Duncan Campbell London
  • 4 Nov Points East, New Beginnings Season Glasgow, uncertain funding
  • 8 Nov (Herald Friday Feature) Ashley Cook, Glasgow Print Studios, John Keane, Kelvingrove Gallery Glasgow, Pop Art, Royal Academy London, Will Maclean, Richard Demarco Gallery Edinburgh, John Kene, Imperial War Museum, Bruce McLean, Berkeley Square Gallery London, Great Print Show. East West Portobello London
  • 12 Nov Tramway reopening, Neil Wallace, Anthony Caro, Tony Cragg planned exhibition
  • 15 Nov (Herald Friday Feature) David Mach, London Euston Station, Walk On, Fruitmarket Gallery Edinburgh, Fred Crayk, Talbot Rice Edinburgh, Lee Freieddlander, Portfolio Edinburgh, Glasgow Group, Lodz Poland
  • 18 Nov (Herald feature) Glasgow 1996UK Capital of Visual Arts bid
  • 22 Nov (Herald Friday Feature) Peter Howson, Flowers Gallery London, Japan Festival Visions of Japan, Victoria and Albert Museum London, Akira Kurosaki, The Glasgow School of Art, Huhusai, Royal Academy London, Shike Munakata, Hayward Gallery London, Yuji Takeoka, Transmission Gallery Glasgow, Jila Peacock, Holland Gallery London, Tate Turner Prize
  • 25 Nov Royal Glasgow Institute exhibition, Mclellan Galleries
  • 29 Nov (Herald feature) Fruitmarket ‘scandal’ over management
  • Nov (for catalogue) Chelsea Arts Club Centenary
  • 29 Nov Scottish Artists and Artists Craftmen, Royal Scottish Academy, Ian Fleming, Fine Art Society Edinburgh, Bulgarian Artists, Richard Demarco Gallery Edinburgh
  • Dec (Art Review) Post Boxes, An Lanntair Gallery Stornaway, Steve Dilworth, Louise Scullion, Ian Brady
  • 4 Dec (Art Review) Joe Fan, Jenny Thompson, Sue Rankin Gallery
  • 6 Dec (Herald News Feature) Glasgow Museums Tour
  • 6 Dec Ken Currie, Talbot Rice Edinburgh, Michiko Kon, Portfolio Edinburgh, Glasgow Group, Lillie Gallery Milngavie, Queens Crescent Glasgow, Bulgarian Artists, Richard Demarco Gallery Edinburgh, Derek McGuire, Salvesen Scholarship, Lawrence Weiner, Transmission Gallery Glasgow
  • 8 Dec Peter Howson, Flowers Gallery London
  • 13 Dec Keith McIntyre, Kelvingrove Gallery Glasgow, John Clarks, Window Memorial Lockerbie, Brenda Lenaghan, Carl Pinder, William Hardie Gallery, Claire Lynch, Glasgow Style Gallery, Lesley Main, Main Fine Art Gallery, Other Frontiers, Canada House London, Third Eye Centre Glasgow, The Queen’s Pictures, National Gallery Edinburgh
  • 20 Dec Maureen Binnie, Fine Art Society Glasgow, Robbie Duff-Scott, Artbank Gallery Glasgow, Lawrence Weiner, Transmission Gallery Glasgow, Post Boxes, An Lanntair Gallery Stornaway, Steve Dilworth, Louise Scullion, Ian Brady Toulouse Lautrec, Hayward Gallery London
  • 22 Dec Clare Henry Oscars 1991
  • 23 Dec (Herald Feature) Percent for Art Arts Council of Great Britain
  • 24 Dec Glasgow International, feasibility study, public art strategy, Glasgow Garden Festival, Italian Centre, Alex Stoddart, Milestones

Articles written in this year which are not present in the archive:

  • 4 Jan New Scottish Photography, Ron O'donnell, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Craft Council, Rie & Coper, Treasures of the Holy Land, Kelvingrove, Emma Fordyce Macrae, William Hardie Gallery
  • 8 Mar The Living Room, Belhaven Terrace, Inquiry Into, 369 Gallery, Sheila Fell & Wendy Bibby, Maclaurin Gallery Ayr, Joseph Urie, Glasgow Print Studios
  • 30 Apr (feature) Glasgow's visual arts in danger
  • 2 May Mayfest 3 May You'll have had your tea, RSA Edinburgh
  • 15 May (feature) Scottish Visual arts in Crisis, ACGB strategy for 2000 with questions asked in the House of Parliament by George Foulkes
  • 25 May Tim Renton
  • 12 Aug Edinburgh Festival, Tim Clifford, National Gallery of Scottish Art
  • 27 Aug Brian McMaster, Edinburgh Festival, Virtue & Vision, Michael Andrews, Gallery of Modern Art
  • 29 Aug George Wyllie, RSA
  • 11 Oct British Library cuts public art
  • 6 Nov Palumbo, Festival of Britain 2001

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Clare Henry FRSA was art critic for The Herald from 1980-2000. For 20 years she covered the Scottish and UK art scene in depth, writing roughly 200 articles a year. With a particular emphasis on Scottish artists, her writing provides profiles, interviews and art news pieces along with critical reviews. Graduating in 1964 with BA Hons Fine Art from The University of Reading she became a Researcher at the Paul Mellon Foundation for British Art (1968-1970) before taking the position of art reviewer for West End Times (1976-1980). She was also art critic for The Herald (1980-2000) and arts presenter at Scottish TV (1984-1987). She wrote regular features for The Art Newspaper (1986-2003) and contributed to The Guardian, Marxism Today, 20/20 London, Ikebana Ryusei Japan and The Scotsman. She curated exhibitions in the 1980s and 1990s including 'New Scottish Prints' for Britain Salutes New York, in NYC; London's 'Serpentine Summer Show', 1985; 'Artists at Work', Edinburgh Festival, 1986; 'The Vigorous Imagination' at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art for the Edinburgh Festival, 1987; Critic's Choice London, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1992; Scots in Los Angeles, 1989; Scotland at the Venice Biennale, 1990, Critic's Choice for the RSA Edinburgh, 1994, New Millennium, Chicago and Washington DC, 1999. She is a founding member of the Council of Management and a former chairman of both The Glasgow Print Studio and Salvo (the Scottish arts lobbying organisation). She served on the Scottish Design Council in the 1980s and on the working party for contemporary art of the National Trust. She was also on the board of Stirling's Smith Art Gallery and Museum and a trustee of the Scottish Sculpture Trust, 1984-1990. She is also a former member of the British Council Visiting Arts panel, the National Union of Journalists, the Arts Correspondents Group London, Blackburn Printmaking Workshop NYC, and is a current member of the International Association of Art Critics, (AICA UK) and the American Association of Art Critics. In 2000 she moved to New York where she was art critic for the Financial Times and The New York Sun until 2008. She now writes for various magazines in the UK and the USA and keeps a regular blog.

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